Stephen Escher, cornetto
After receiving a B.A. degree at Luther College, cornettist Stephen Escher did post-graduate work at the University of Iowa. In Europe, Mr. Escher studied in Bologna with cornettist Bruce Dickey and performed with the Taverner Players and The Whole Noyse. He is a founding member of The Whole Noyse and has performed with numerous ensembles in the U.S., Canada and Mexico including performances with Tesserae Baroque Ensemble of Los Angeles and His Majestys Sagbutts and Cornetts. Stephen has made two recordings in London with Andrew Parrott and the Taverner Players for EMI and can also be heard on recordings with the Vancouver Cantata Singers, American Bach Soloists, Magnificat, Angelicum de Puebla and The Whole Noyse.